When Covid was declared a pandemic by the WHO, in most countries it was told on TV that decisions were made by a team of “experts” (often anonymous or at least unknown to most people).
This reportage from Fuori dal Coro (14/03/2023) comes with clear evidence showing that in Italy, in reality, the decisions were imposed on this team by politics and more specifically by the Minister of Health, Roberto Speranza.
Has Italy been an exception among other EU countries? (references are welcome)
Bugie covid: la chiamavano scienza, ma a decidere solo Speranza
31 january 2020 a state of emergency is declared for Covid
Resolution of the Council of Ministers of January 31, 2020 – Declaration of a state of emergency as a result of the health risk related to the outbreak of diseases resulting from communicable viral agents
5 february 2020 the CTS (Comitato Tecnico-Scientifico) was established.
By Decree of the Head of the Department of Civil Defense No. 371 dated Feb. 5, 2020, the Scientific Technical Committee (STC) was established with responsibility for advising and supporting coordination activities to overcome the epidemiological emergency due to the spread of Coronavirus.
The CTS met for the last time on March 30, 2022. It was dissolved following the termination of the Covid-19 state of emergency.
31 Marzo 2022 state of emergency ends